The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 67 64 59
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 9 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.24% 0.61% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 0.63% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 9
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Technical Consultant
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
703 638 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.83% 97.70% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 602 528 495
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in the job title across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Sheffield region.

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Sheffield

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region that cited Technical Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Consultant in their job title.

1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 14 (87.50%) Oracle
3 13 (81.25%) PL/SQL
4 9 (56.25%) Finance
5 8 (50.00%) VMware
5 8 (50.00%) Java
6 7 (43.75%) Windows
6 7 (43.75%) Solaris
6 7 (43.75%) JBoss
6 7 (43.75%) Banking
6 7 (43.75%) WebSphere
7 6 (37.50%) Java EE
7 6 (37.50%) Retail
7 6 (37.50%) FLEXCUBE
7 6 (37.50%) Summit
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (37.50%) Temenos T24
7 6 (37.50%) Avaloq
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (37.50%) Data Guard
7 6 (37.50%) Fiserv
7 6 (37.50%) Finacle
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle9i Database
7 6 (37.50%) WebLogic
7 6 (37.50%) COBOL
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region that cited Technical Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) JBoss
1 7 (43.75%) WebSphere
2 6 (37.50%) WebLogic
3 2 (12.50%) IIS
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) FLEXCUBE
1 6 (37.50%) Summit
1 6 (37.50%) Temenos T24
1 6 (37.50%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Banking
3 6 (37.50%) Retail
4 5 (31.25%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Java EE
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Fusion
1 6 (37.50%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
1 7 (43.75%) Solaris
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) PL/SQL
3 8 (50.00%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) COBOL
4 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (12.50%) VCAP
1 2 (12.50%) VTSP
1 2 (12.50%) NCDA
1 2 (12.50%) NCIE
1 2 (12.50%) VCDX
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (12.50%) vSphere
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Data Guard
2 2 (12.50%) Legato
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) Avaloq
3 6 (37.50%) Fiserv
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) Symantec
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) CommVault
4 2 (12.50%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft